Friday, April 11, 2008

Random photos... again!

All photos belong to their respective copyright holders. From top: Indian pilots in T-45 Goshawks during carrier training in Kingsville, Texas; INS Viraat during refit; fighter pilot's photo from the MiG-21 cockpit; some of the Indian Navy pilots trained in STOBAR ops in the US; a HAL Chetak on INS Viraat; Manik Mehta of the Navy's Sagar Pawan display team with his Kiran MK-II; the original "Big Boy" formation in the IAF!

7 comments :

Anonymous said...

smashing stuff! please post more historical pics of iaf and navy.

Anonymous said...

How much random pix are we supposed to tolerate Shiv saab???

Is that pilot Manik Mehta married or single?? Do you have his number...kindly give..he's so handsome

Ankur said...

I agree with Anon1. Random but welcome!

Anon2: WTF?! Sarcasm can only cover you so far.

left wing nut job said...

Shiv, you sure that the Cheetak pictured is on the Viraat?

Anonymous said...

Left wing, its not Cheetak, but Chetak....and Ankur, what sarcasm are you talking about......how much random stuff are we supposed to endure??
Seriuosly, we come here not for what Shiv has pictured out of his creative angst, but to read seriuos stuff!!

Anonymous said...

Chetak 454 is possibly on a Delhi class or a G/B class frigate.

Anonymous said...

anon, nobody put a gun to your head to read shivs blog. you can go elsewhere if you dont like his posts whether random pictures or not.

-YAAG